Physical Therapist Assistant Program
Associate of Science Degree
Program Completion- 5 semesters full-time
Graduates are eligible to take the California Licensure Examination
To prepare qualified Physical Therapist Assistants (PTA) who practice ethical, safe, and effective patient care.
Select and perform safe and effective interventions within the:
PTA scope of practice
Physical Therapist's plan of care
Knowledge of the CA physical therapy laws and regulations
Ethical and professional behaviors consistent with professional standards and practice
Verbally and in writing
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The program is challenging and full-time commitment to the program is recommended.
Licensure Examination Pass Rate
Weighted Average Ultimate Pass Rate 2008-2010: 96.55%
100% of our graduates who have sought employment within 6 months of passing the licensure exam have succeeded. This data is reflective of classes graduating in 2009, 2010, and 2011.
Accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE) of the American Physical Therapy Association
CAPTE: 1111 N. Fairfax St, Alexandria, VA 22314; email@example.com; (703) 684-2782 or (703) 706-3245.
Approved by the Physical Therapy Board of California